As I began my journey down the path of raising a child with Down syndrome, I recall reading a poem that is still precious to me today. It is, "Welcome to Holland," by Emily Perl Kingsley. Because those words meant so much to me as a mom facing the...
Kids can be all over the place when they should be doing their school work or homework! Add in some ADD or autism or any other disorder that can effect the attention span and homework time can become so difficult that parents start giving the...
It has long been known that having children do chores helps them build confidence, learn respect, improve behavior and encourage responsibility. Most parents have their child (ren) do something to help out around the house. When it comes to children...
Barney the Dinosaur was created in 1987 by Sheryl Leach, by 1991 Barney & the Backyard Gang's VHS videos were very popular with children. B. J. & Baby Bop, & Riff were part of Barney and Friends.
An essay on Piaget Stages of development, outlining the different stages in early development in childhood.
Life through a child's eye's is the most precious way to live and that is how I wish to envision the world, through a child's eyes.
If you are looking for a fun game to play with your children that will also help their counting and addition skills then I recommend you discover (or rediscover) Parcheesi. History, Rules, Strategy
Some web information contrariwise, our brains form frontal lobes in the womb, with massive growth at 1) 35 - 40 weeks gestation and 2) infant ages 6-12 months, on average. Then, they grow more.
Great ideas to do with your children in Spring to help create family bonding moments that last a lifetime.
Parents who spank their children continue to make headlines and media coverage and create heated debate, yet, until recently it was often portrayed in British and American literature.